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West Bengal: State in Eastern India
West Bengal is a state in the eastern region of India along the Bay of Bengal. With over 91 million inhabitants, it is the fourth-most populous state and the fourteenth-largest state by area in India. Covering an area of 88,752 km2 (34,267 sq mi), it is also the eighth-most populous country subdivision of the world. Part of the Bengal region of the Indian subcontinent, it borders Bangladesh in the east, and Nepal and Bhutan in the north. It also borders the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim and Assam. The state capital is Kolkata, the third-largest metropolis, and seventh largest city by population in India. West Bengal includes the Darjeeling Himalayan hill region, the Ganges delta, the Rarh region and the coastal Sundarbans. The state's main ethnic group are the Bengalis, with the Bengali Hindus forming the demographic majority.

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BJP workers brawl in West Bengal in presence of state leadership: Watch | Oneindia News [Video]

BJP workers brawl in West Bengal in presence of state leadership: Watch | Oneindia News

Actor Ananya Panday has reportedly denied allegations of supplying or using drugs. She was grilled for four hours day; 2 factions of the BJP brawled in the presence of state BJP President Sukanta..

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West Bengal: BJP youth wing leader, Mithun Ghosh shot dead; party blames TMC | Oneindia News [Video]

West Bengal: BJP youth wing leader, Mithun Ghosh shot dead; party blames TMC | Oneindia News

Bengal BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari has claimed that the party’s youth wing leader Mithun Ghosh was gunned down; Farmers in Punjab squatted on rail tracks today morning as part of the Samyukt Kisan..

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Durga Puja by pravasi Bengalis in NCR | Slice of Bengal in Indirapuram | Oneindia News [Video]

Durga Puja by pravasi Bengalis in NCR | Slice of Bengal in Indirapuram | Oneindia News

Bengalis living outside West Bengal, the pravasi community, may miss the spledour of Durga Puja in their hometowns but a slice of Bengal is found almost wherever you go during the festive season...

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Covid-19 update: India registers 19.740 cases, Centre watchful amid festivities | Oneindia News [Video]

Covid-19 update: India registers 19.740 cases, Centre watchful amid festivities | Oneindia News

The government is watchful as the festive season kicks in and crowds gather to celebrate the navratris, setting the stage for a possible uptick in Covid-19 cases. Night curfew has been extended in few..

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TMC workers celebrate outside Mamata Banerjee's house in Kolkata | Bhabanipur bypoll | Oneindia News [Video]

TMC workers celebrate outside Mamata Banerjee's house in Kolkata | Bhabanipur bypoll | Oneindia News

TMC supporters celebrated outside CM Mamata Banerjee’s residence in Kolkata as she lead in the Bhabanipur Assembly by-election. This came despite the Election Commission of India banned all victory..

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Bhabanipur Assembly elections: Counting begins for by-polls, must win for Mamata Banerjee [Video]

Bhabanipur Assembly elections: Counting begins for by-polls, must win for Mamata Banerjee

Counting of votes for the Bhabanipur assembly seat has began, as the future of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee hangs in the balance. TMC claims that the CM will win the seat by 50,000 vote margin but..

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IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Kolkata and other districts in West Bengal| Oneindia News [Video]

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Kolkata and other districts in West Bengal| Oneindia News

The India Meteorological Department on Wednesday predicted heavy rain over Kolkata, north and south 24 Pargans, east and west Midnapur, Jhargram, Howrah, Hooghly, east and west Midnapur, east, west..

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Delhi riots were pre-planned, says HC and denies bail to accused | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi riots were pre-planned, says HC and denies bail to accused | Oneindia News

The Delhi riots of 2020 were planned and calculated the High Court said on Monday refusing bail to one of the accused; The Bhabanipur bypoll, where West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is a..

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WB CM Mamata Banerjee irked as Centre denies permission to attend Rome Peace Meet | Oneindia News [Video]

WB CM Mamata Banerjee irked as Centre denies permission to attend Rome Peace Meet | Oneindia News

The Ministry of External Affairs refused permission to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to travel to Italy for an all-faith peace meeting organised by the Community of Sant'Egidio which is a..

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Cyclone alert: West Bengal, Odisha, coastal Andhra Pradesh to receive heavy rains | Oneindia News [Video]

Cyclone alert: West Bengal, Odisha, coastal Andhra Pradesh to receive heavy rains | Oneindia News

Reports say the Punjab Congress has reached a consensus on inducting seven MLAs and dropping five from former CM Amarinder Singh’s cabinet; Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reached New York..

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Centre warns 11 states about more dangerous Serotype-II Dengue virus strain | Oneindia News [Video]

Centre warns 11 states about more dangerous Serotype-II Dengue virus strain | Oneindia News

The 11 states reporting a more dangerous type of dengue have been asked by the centre to take steps for the early detection of cases; Punjab may get a new Chief Minister today; Rajasthan Chief Minister..

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Rahul Gandhi is not the alternative to PM Modi says TMC leader | Oneindia News [Video]

Rahul Gandhi is not the alternative to PM Modi says TMC leader | Oneindia News

Rahul Gandhi is not the alternative to PM Modi, said a TMC leader during the party’s internal meeting. Senior MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay said that it is West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is..

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BJP fields advocate Priyanka Tiberwal against Mamata Banerjee in bypolls | Oneindia News [Video]

BJP fields advocate Priyanka Tiberwal against Mamata Banerjee in bypolls | Oneindia News

BJP has fielded advocate Priyanka Tibrewal against Mamata Banerjee in the Bhabanipur bypolls. Tibrewal is also BJP’s youth wing vice president in West Bengal. The Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief needs..

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Bombs hurled outside BJP MP Arjun Singh’s house in West Bengal | Oneindia News [Video]

Bombs hurled outside BJP MP Arjun Singh’s house in West Bengal | Oneindia News

Three Crude bombs were hurled outside BJP MP Arjun Singh’s residence in North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal on Tuesday night. As per the initial reports, the BJP leader was in Delhi at the time..

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West Bengal: BJP’s Biswajit Das joins TMC, 3rd person to return after Assembly polls | Oneindia News [Video]

West Bengal: BJP’s Biswajit Das joins TMC, 3rd person to return after Assembly polls | Oneindia News

Today, BJP MLA Biswajit Das, from Bagda, rejoined the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal. He is the third lawmaker from the saffron party, who returned to the West Bengal’s ruling party after Mamata..

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